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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.